Job Title Assistant/Associate/Professor, Engineering (Civil Engineering)
Agency Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Department S&E-School Of Engineering & Computing Sciences
Proposed Minimum Salary Commensurate
Job Location Corpus Christi, Texas
Job Type Faculty
The Department of Engineering in the College of Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (TAMU-CC) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate/Professor of Engineering with a specialization in Civil Engineering. The expected start date will be fall 2020.
The successful candidate will lead in the development of the new Bachelor of Science Program in Civil Engineering at TAMU-CC, including curriculum development and refinement and teaching undergraduate engineering courses and graduate-level courses in geospatial computing as appropriate. The candidate will be expected to develop externally funded research programs in remote sensing with applications in agricultural areas or disaster response. The successful candidate will be encouraged to explore opportunities developing interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research in autonomous systems, including collaborative research with scientists at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Research Center - Corpus Christi in agricultural automation and precision agriculture.
The Department of Engineering prepares well-educated, highly skilled, and socially and professionally responsible engineers and engineering technologists from a diverse population of students so that they can have productive and rewarding careers at local, state and national levels. Graduates will be well-grounded in the fundamentals of engineering, mathematics, science, communications, and problem solving. To ensure that our graduates are valued by industry and to continually improve our program, input is sought from employers, our alumni and an industry advisory committee so that the changing needs of industry are met. The Department of Engineering offers programs leading to Bachelor of Science degrees in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and mechanical engineering technology.
Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or a related field. Advanced ABD will be considered; degree must be conferred at the time of appointment.
An established record of scholarship with significant journal publications commensurate with the candidate's level.
A track record of remote sensing in civil engineering or geomatics engineering.
Experience in interdisciplinary research and with government or industrial research laboratories is desired.
Demonstrated expertise in use of unmanned aircraft systems for research in agricultural automation, precision agriculture or disaster response.
To be considered for the position, all requested documents must be uploaded.
A completed application will include:
1. A letter of application addressing qualifications listed below including a statement of teaching/research philosophy, 2. A curriculum vitae, 3. Three professional references including name, address, title, telephone number, and email addresses, and 4. Copies of unofficial transcripts for graduate coursework.
The deadline for applications is Friday, February 21, 2020.
All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is a vibrant, Hispanic Serving Doctoral Research Institution that proudly provides a solid academic reputation, renowned faculty and highly-rated degree programs since 1947. The University has a heritage of teaching excellence with innovation in research and community engagement as part of the distinguished Texas A&M System. With palm tree-lined pathways throughout the campus, nearby natural wetlands, a scenic hike-and-bike trail and a university beach, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is the only university in the nation located on its own island, at the heart of the Texas Gulf Coast.